Waterfowl Seasons

All hunting seasons follow the season dates set by the Virginia Dept. of Wildlife Resources unless otherwise stated in iSportsman. 

Hunting days for Interior Waterfowl Assets are Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Monday.
Hunting days for Exterior Waterfowl Assets are 7 days a week through the seasons.
Priority is given to military training missions, maintenance, and construction projects. Please see the "Open Areas" and "Upcoming Events" tabs for information regarding open areas. 


Waterfowl Seasons for 2022-2023 are as follows:

Early Goose: 1 Sept through 25 Sep*
Early Teal: 17 Sep through 30 Sep* 
Youth and Veterans Day: 22 Oct 2022 
Duck 1: 7 Oct through 10 Oct*
Duck 2: 16 Nov through 27 Nov*
Duck 3: 17 Dec through 29 Jan*
Atlantic Population Goose 1: 19 Dec through 1 Jan*
Atlantic Population Goose 2: 14 Jan through 29 Jan
Light Goose: 17 Oct-31 Jan*
Youth and Veterans Day: 4 Feb 2022*
Tundra Swan: 16 Nov through 31 Jan*

* See Virginia Dept. of Wildlife Resources for specific regulations. 

​Waterfowl Bag Limits

Follow Virginia Dept. of Wildlife Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Regulations.